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About the Conference                                          

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
7:30am- 5:00pm

The 2015 Special Topics Conference will examine future directions for utilizing SMART designs to enhance knowledge about family interventions in health across the lifespan. The conference will focus on ways that nurse scientists are innovating designs and interventions for engaging family in the treatments of chronic illness.


Conference Objectives                                                                

1. Identify innovative designs for advancing knowledge of family health research over time.

2. Identify innovative strategies for advancing the analysis of family health research over time.

3. Identify methods for examining the cultural and economic factors that shape the family health research experience and outcomes.


Conference Sponsorship                                      

Conference Hotel                               

Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

This discounted room block is sold out.

Washington Marriott at Metro Center
(located 0.1 mile from the Grand Hyatt)
775 12th St NW
Washington, DC 20005

This discounted room block is sold out.

The Hamilton Crowne Plaza
(located 0.5 mile from the Grand Hyatt)
1001 14th St NW
Washington, DC 20005

Room rate is $310 + tax
Check-in: 3:00 pm
Check-out: 11:00 am

Reserve your room at The Hamilton Crowne Plaza online or call 1-877-622-1970 and reference American Academy of Nursing.

Reservation cut-off date is September 14, 2015

Conference Registration Fees

 Register Now!

Early Bird
May 8 - July 31
August 1 – September 25
October 14
Council Members  $315 $415 $500
Council Student Members  $215 $215 $250
Non-Members  $390 $490 $565


Thank you to our 2015 Sponsors!